Functions of the Red Culture in the New Era: Value Connotations and Realization
WANG Zi-xiao;School of Marxism, Nanjing University;
To build an advanced socialist culture, we must draw practical strengths from red culture. To give full play to the maintenance function of red culture for mainstream values, we must resist the invasion of wrong social thoughts in carrying forward its political, scientific and popular nature, and consolidate the ideological foundation of advanced cultural construction; We should give full play to the educational function of the red culture to establish virtue and cultivate people, disseminate good red stories while showing authenticity, revolution and historical trustworthiness, condense cultural confidence and provide spiritual power for the construction of advanced culture. Full play must be given to the spiritual guiding function of red culture to promote the spiritual lineage of the Party in theory armament, unity of knowledge and action, and institutional regulations with adherence to the value core of advanced cultural construction. In order to lay the material foundation for the construction of advanced culture, the boosting function of red culture must be executed for the cultural industry to transform the advantage of red resources into the advantage of red culture industry in the development of “red culture+” industries.